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Sunday, July 15, 2018
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Sunday, December 8, 2019
  
Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
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The Second Sunday of Advent
  
 
=We Gather in God's Name=
 
=We Gather in God's Name=
  
====Opening Prayer====
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====Opening Prayer Song====
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"Advent Song of Peace "
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7r5-mk0P3lg Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
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====Lighting of the Advent Candle====
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2nd Advent (purple)
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Reader 1: Today we light two candles- the first Candle is called HOPE and it is a reminder that God's promises are true.
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Reader 2: The second Candle is called PEACE, God's gentle loving peace for our lives.
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Reader 3: We seek God's peace in this time of stress.
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Reader 4: Come, all is ready. Let the light of these candles, called HOPE and PEACE, bring brightness to your spirits.
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[The first and second purple Advent Candles are lighted]
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=We Hear God's Word=
 
=We Hear God's Word=
  
====1st Scripture====
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====1st Scripture Reading====
"1 John 4:7-17"
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''Isaiah 11:1-10''
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Isaiah+11%3A1-10&version=NIV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
Please note that this video was done by Prospects for People with Learning Disabilities
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====2nd Scripture Reading====
 
====2nd Scripture Reading====
''The Night Jack Daniels Met John 3:16 ''
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''Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19''
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFY8DMM5W3M Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=John+3%3A16-17&version=NRSV Read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Psalm+72%3A1-7%2C+18-19&version=NIV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
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====3rd Scripture Reading====
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"Romans 15:4-13"
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DJ36BLR7mFQ Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Romans+15%3A4-13&version=NIV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
  
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====4th Scripture Reading====
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"Matthew 3:1-12"
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Matthew+3%3A1-12&version=NIV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
  
 
=We Respond in Prayer=
 
=We Respond in Prayer=
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Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.  
 
Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.  
  
Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.   
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Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heavn.   
  
 
Give us this day our daily bread,  
 
Give us this day our daily bread,  
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Amen.
 
Amen.
  
===Closing Prayer Song===
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====Closing Prayer Song====
''The Lord Bless You and Keep You by Bryn Terfel''
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"Be Still and Know"
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cj7ZEi4iMbQ Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
Note: This music is based on Numbers 6:24-26 which archeologist have dated to the 7th century BCE.
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=We Go in Peace=
 
=We Go in Peace=

Revision as of 14:59, 7 December 2019

Sunday, December 8, 2019

The Second Sunday of Advent

Contents

We Gather in God's Name

Opening Prayer Song

"Advent Song of Peace "

Lighting of the Advent Candle

2nd Advent (purple)

Reader 1: Today we light two candles- the first Candle is called HOPE and it is a reminder that God's promises are true.

Reader 2: The second Candle is called PEACE, God's gentle loving peace for our lives.

Reader 3: We seek God's peace in this time of stress.

Reader 4: Come, all is ready. Let the light of these candles, called HOPE and PEACE, bring brightness to your spirits.

[The first and second purple Advent Candles are lighted]


We Hear God's Word

1st Scripture Reading

Isaiah 11:1-10

2nd Scripture Reading

Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19

3rd Scripture Reading

"Romans 15:4-13"

4th Scripture Reading

"Matthew 3:1-12"

We Respond in Prayer

Prayers of Thanksgiving and Intercession

Please stand when offering a prayer, so others will know you have the floor.

The Lord's Prayer

Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.

Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heavn.

Give us this day our daily bread,

and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.

Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil,

for thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory forever.

Amen.

Closing Prayer Song

"Be Still and Know"

We Go in Peace

Passing of the Peace

Fellowship & Conversation